Mesilla Valley Hospital is located in Las Cruces, the second-largest city in New Mexico, in the county of Dona Ana which has a diverse population totaling nearly 214,000. The Mesilla Valley area is rich in culture and heritage, along with beautiful scenery, including the Organ Mountains.
The area also includes the communities of: Anthony, Chaparral, Hatch, Mesilla, Sunland Park, and Santa Teresa. Las Cruces is less than an hour away from El Paso, Texas, which has a city population of nearly 675,000.
Several military installations are located in close proximity to Las Cruces, including White Sands Missile Range, Holloman Air Force Base, and Fort Bliss. Las Cruces is home to New Mexico State University, the state’s second largest public university, where the total enrollment at its five campuses exceeds 29,000 with 17,600 attending the main campus.
Las Cruces averages 340 days of sunshine each year with an average low January temperature of 28oF and an average high temperature in June of 96.5oF. The average precipitation for the area is 9.7”and the average relative humidity is 27%.
Learn more about Las Cruces and the surrounding area by visiting the following:
City of Las Cruces
Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce
Las Cruces Convention & Visitors Bureau
Las Cruces Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
New Mexico State University
Town of Mesilla
Village of Hatch
Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce